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    READ & DOWNLOAD Regency Etiquette: The Mirror of Graces [Regency Etiquette: The Mirror of Graces] Free Í Lady of Distinction READ Ü PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Í Lady of Distinction There was a wealth of information in this book about what it means to be a woman of value Yes you have to wade through some outmoded verbosity and some seemingly uaint perspective so we must use some discernment and take some of the advice with a healthy pinch of contemporary salt but this is a fascinating opportunity to transcend our present worldview and gain perspective even a sisterly solidarity with the past It's d

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    READ & DOWNLOAD Regency Etiquette: The Mirror of Graces [Regency Etiquette: The Mirror of Graces] Free Í Lady of Distinction Lady of Distinction Í 6 REVIEW A rather long winded treatise that can basically be summarized as dress and act your age; wear clothes that suit your figure; and behave appropriately and modestly There was a rather long and repetitive wind up to get to these central points I've read an 18th century book on midwifery that flowed smoothly than this Still

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    [Regency Etiquette: The Mirror of Graces] Free Í Lady of Distinction Lady of Distinction Í 6 REVIEW I checked out the audiobook from the library and found it absolutely hilarious There is nothing uite like listening to a British woman read to you about 1812 etiuette Perfect background information for any fan of regency e

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    [Regency Etiquette: The Mirror of Graces] Free Í Lady of Distinction Lady of Distinction Í 6 REVIEW READ & DOWNLOAD Regency Etiquette: The Mirror of Graces This was a very interesting book and several parts were shockingly hilarious

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    [Regency Etiquette: The Mirror of Graces] Free Í Lady of Distinction Fascinating look at the prevailing ideas about fashion in the early Regency period This author sounds much like many of we older ladies bemoan

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    [Regency Etiquette: The Mirror of Graces] Free Í Lady of Distinction Humorous when read today but a little frightening when you think that this was accepted advice in 1811

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Regency Etiquette: The Mirror of Graces

REVIEW Regency Etiuette: The Mirror of Graces î PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Tant work for historians costumers historic dancers and anyone interested in the times of the early United States the English Regency Jane Austen Napoleon the War of 1812. due bpl on Dec 30dowloaded directly to nook thru overdriveunfortunately I downloaded audiobooksee if ebook available

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REVIEW Regency Etiuette: The Mirror of Graces î PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB This important primary source contains sections of advice on dress deportment movement correct dances manners and politeness rules of propriety etc Also covers beauty aid. This book was variously incomprehensible ridiculous and a fascinating glimpse into the life and times and s of its author a Lady of Distinction and her peersThis Lady I gather was uite high born and rather well travelled and also presumably rather old when she wrote and published this book The subject matter starts out as a 200 year old prescription for What Not To Wear long stays corsets clothing in cuts and fabrics that do not flatter your figure but soon gives way to essays on related subjects such as posture and carriage accomplishments speech and expression and most especially the cultivation of the mind There is a wealth of information for the modern reader about exactly what is comprised in the making of a woman of uality and it was by no means trifling The listing of the laws of precedence which any society hostess would need to know by heart made me laugh out loud probably in relief that I am not reuired to make my way through that particular social minefield still in force today Discussion of all the other considerations of how to best demonstrate one s looks intelligence and character in a society much constrained than the one we live in today will uickly dispel any illusion that nineteenth century ladies led lives of uiet boredom The tone of the writing is often moralizing and I can well imagine that any young lady given a copy of this book I think it unlikely that any would have purchased it for herself would have rolled her eyes at much of the information and opinion presented within I could see this book being adopted in high uality ladies seminaries as part of the curriculum in preparing young ladies for their place and role in society Modesty and moderation in all things is the author s recommendation even exhortation and overall her message is timeless common sense much the sort of thing that mothers of every generation have impressed upon their daughters dress in clothes that flatters you and do not show too much skin lest it cheapen you in the eyes of the other sex move gracefully and easily and get some exercise every day do not drink to excess or overindulge in the sensual pleasure of food good looks are an advantage but on their own they are not enough cultivate your mind

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REVIEW Regency Etiuette: The Mirror of Graces î PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB S and recipes for health The book contains additional fashion plates from contemporary sources and the original text has been enlarged for easier reading This is an impor. This was a very interesting book and several parts were shockingly hilarious

  • Audiobook
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  • Regency Etiquette: The Mirror of Graces
  • Lady of Distinction
  • English
  • 19 January 2020
  • 9781455105137